23 January, 2017
part of the Commonwealth Forestry Association's commitment to supporting the
professional development of young foresters we are pleased to announce the
launch of the CFA Young Forester Award
2017 in conjunction with the Faculty of Forestry at the University of British
Forester Award provides a short-term work placement of
three months hosted by the University of British Columbia
at their Malcolm Knapp Research Forest, between September and December 2017, where
the successful applicant will be able to develop their practical skills. The Award
covers flights, accommodation, local travel, subsistence costs and a small
bursary to cover the period of the placement.
Be a national of a
Hold a forestry
Be below 35 years
of age on 1st January 2017.
Be able to travel
to Canada and apply for a Canadian Study Permit.
Hold a valid
The Application Form below should be completed and
submitted via email to firstname.lastname@example.org by March 15th 2017.
The following information must also be sent at the same time:
An essay of at
least 400 but no more than 500 words explaining why you are applying for the CFA
Young Forester Award.
A Curriculum Vitae/
Résumé of no more than two pages.
candidates will undergo a Skype interview.
Please note that only
applications that meet these requirements will be considered.
Download: Application Form